Meet Our Staff

Rebekah Jalili

Rebekah Jalali

Rebekah has been the Administrator at Young Israel of Century City since 1990. Originally from Bombay, India, Rebekah immigrated to the United States in 1984. After arriving in the US, Rebekah worked at Hillel Hebrew Academy in their Early Childhood Department. When not working for YICC, Rebekah enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as watching movies and listening to music.

 Varda Amar
Administrative Assistant

Varda was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. She lived in Israel for four years and served for one year as part of the National Service program also known as Sherut Leumi.  After her years in Israel, she returned to N.Y. to study Graphic Design.  During this time she worked as a Personal Fitness Trainer.  In Mid-September 2016, Varda moved to Los Angeles. In July 2017 she began working for YICC. Varda enjoys spending time with family, making new friends, exploring the outdoors, creating art, training, and helping people learn Hebrew.

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